About the Author(s):
graduated from Madras University (1953) and did his post-graduation from Osmania University (1955). He obtained his Ph.D. degree from Bristol, UK (1958). His research work is mainly concerned with high energy physics with emulsion technique. He used the facility of Nuclear Science Centre at New Delhi, during his research period.
He served at Osmania University as a lecturer (1958), Reader (1969), Professor (1977-94) and the Head of the Physics Department (1989-92). He was also a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Ottawa University (1967-68) and a visiting Professor at University of Tebrez, Iran (1970-73). He was appointed as Chairman, Board of Studies (1979-83).
He has authored ten physics textbooks including Solutions to Resnick and Halliday Physics. He has also published forty research papers in various Journals of repute and supervised a number of Ph.D. theses.
CONTENTS: Measurement ? Vectors ? Motion in One Dimension ? Motion in a Plane ? Particle Dynamics-1 ? Particle Dynamics-ll ? Work and Energy ? Conservation of Linear Momentum ? Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies ? Oscillations ? Gravitation ? Fluid Statics ? Fluid Dynamics ? Wave in Elastic Media ? Sound Waves ? Temperature ? Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics ? Kinetic Theory of Gases- I ? Kinetic Theory of Gases- II ? Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics.